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Shrewsbury art guild holds first Art Festival Aug. 20

Shrewsbury - The Artist Guild of Shrewsbury will hold its first annual Art Festival Saturday Aug. 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at...

Shrewsbury dog brings comfort to seniors, kids

Shrewsbury - For a person suffering from Alzheimer's Disease or dementia, the world can be a confusing, lonely place. Often a voice or music can bring to mind a pleasant memory. But sometimes it's a wet nose attached to the face of a dog that can offer the most comfort and gently jog a person's memory back to an earlier, happier time.

Semester abroad has shaky start for Shrewsbury resident

Shrewsbury – When Lindsey Cobb left Feb. 10 to fly to New Zealand for spring semester of her junior year, little did she imagine what would happen in the next month.

Shrewsbury selectmen approve caution signs for Prospect Hill neighborhood

Shrewsbury - Concerned residents who want to remind motorists to drive cautiously in one Shrewsbury neighborhood will get their way after the town's Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to approve the installation of caution signs in the area.

Learning skills, practicing drills in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - (l to r) Nicole Erickson, 10, Daria Serebrovia, 11, and Ivy Wang, 10, practice new drills they learned during the July 20...

Shrewsbury library officials optimistic about renovation funding

Shrewsbury - After an initial jolt of disappointment, officials of Shrewsbury's Public Library are now voicing optimism about receiving funds to renovate the aging building.

Shrewsbury jazz enthusiast shares collection with radio listeners

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury resident John Cantor rises before dawn every Saturday. He grabs part of his early jazz CD collection and heads to the WCUW community radio station in Worcester, where he's the volunteer host of a weekly show.

Summer strumming in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - (l to r) Aiden Delauder, a Shrewsbury High School (SHS) student and program volunteer, joins Walsh Kang, 13, and Chris Cavanaugh, 11,...

Worcester Heat Softball wins first ASA Tournament

Region - The Worcester Heat 12-U girls softball team won its first championship, beating the Chelmsford Blue Crush June 19. The Heat scored quickly...

Shrewsbury jeweler voices concern about Cash for Gold

Shrewsbury - At its July 12 meeting, Shrewsbury's Board of Selectmen heard from a local jeweler who is concerned that a new business offering to pay "cash for gold" items will negatively impact his operations.